Take a bow, Tegel: Five things about stalwart Berlin airport

AFP

2020/11/05 | 535 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT
Take a bow, Tegel: Five things about stalwart Berlin airport © Le Journal de l'Aviation - All rights reserved

Drab and outdated but beloved for its convenience and quirky hexagonal design, Berlin's Tegel airport will finally close for good on Sunday after more than 60 years.The former West Berlin hub is being put into retirement to make way for the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER), which finally opened last week after years of embarrassing delays.Here are five things to know about the airport with humble beginnings that became a high-flier in German hearts.- Flying start -Tegel was originally bu...(…)

This article is available on « Le Journal de l'Aviation »

Read the article

Aviation and aerospace newsletter

Sign up for free
to the weekly newsletter!

In the same theme:


Eurowings hires 750 new flight attendants and pilots
2022/02/02 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Strong catch-up effects expected for vacation travelGermany's largest leisure airline expands business internationallyReinforcements sought for business units on t...


Etihad Airways signs landmark deal with Amadeus to introduce next-generation travel technology
2021/09/15 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

Abu Dhabi-based carrier to implement cutting-edge Amadeus Altéa Passenger Service System (PSS)New booking engine, mobile app, and self-service tools to empower ...


Ryanair inversts €50M in a new Dublin Training & Simulator Centre in agreement with Airline Flight Academy
2021/09/15 | AEROCONTACT | AIR TRANSPORT

5,000 NEW PILOT AND CABIN CREW JOBS TO BE CREATED OVER NEXT 5 YEARS AS RYANAIR RETURNS TO GROWTHRyanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (Tues, 14th Sept) anno...

See also:


2021/01/28 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Shares in Hong Kong's marquee carrier Cathay Pacific plunged on Thursday after the struggling airline unveiled a HK$6.7-billion (US$870-million) bond sale to try to s...


2021/01/28 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

The French government is suspending Ethiopian Airlines for four days over a failure to ensure passengers have had negative coronavirus tests, the transport ministry a...


2021/01/25 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

Canadian airline Westjet on Friday cancelled a flight just prior to take-off after a warning light went off in the cockpit of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.The 737 MAX ...